picture of email messageTo receive NTLP's email newsletter, which comes out a few times a year and contains updates about NTLP, use the newsletter subscription form.

picture of emailNTLP uses the email mailing lists on this page to distribute information and news to the library community.  Some of the lists also permit moderated discussion.

To sign up for each list, click the subscription request link to send an email message to the "subscribe" address.  You'll get a reply with a link that lets you visit the group and request a subscription.  If you have a Google account, log in to it before you click the link, so that your subscription will be associated with the Google account..

Google logoThe lists are Google Groups.  If you have a Google Account with more than one associated email address, you can log in to your Google Account and edit your Group membership preferences to choose which email address is used. If you prefer fewer messages, you can set your preferences to receive a daily digest or 'no email' and use the Google Groups website to read the messages as you choose.

To unsubscribe from any list, log in to your Google Account and edit your preferences for Group membership, or contact NTLP for assistance.


ntlp-announcements - Announcement Email List

people reading a bulletin boardNTLP uses this list for announcements of general interest to the library community, including -- but not limited to -- new NTLP services.

Who can subscribe? Anybody.

Who can post messages?  Only NTLP staff.  If you have something to post to the list, please send it to NTLP.

How to subscribe? Send an email to ntlp-announcements+subscribe@ntrls.org, or contact NTLP for assistance.

Where to see the message archive? Subscribers can view an archive at the group page in Google Groups. A (free) Google account is required to use the web interface.


job-announcements-via-ntlp - Job Announcement Email List

person viewing a job bulletin boardNTLP uses this list to pass on announcements about library-related job openings.

Who can subscribe? Anybody.

Who can post messages?  Only NTLP staff.  If you have something to post, please send it to NTLP.

How to subscribe? Send an email to job-announcements-via-ntlp+subscribe@ntrls.org, or contact NTLP for assistance.

Where to see the message archive? Subscribers can view an archive at the group page in Google Groups.  A (free) Google account is required to use the web interface.   



 ntlp-ce - Email List  for Continuing Education Announcements

A training classNTLP uses this list to announce upcoming library-related training opportunities.  Announcements will include training events from NTLP and from other organizations.

Who can subscribe? Anybody.

Who can post messages? Only NTLP staff.

How to subscribe? Send an email to ntlp-ce+subscribe@ntrls.org or contact NTLP for assistance.

Where to see the message archive? Subscribers can view an archive at the group page in Google Groups.  A (free) Google account is required to use the web interface. 


ntlp-directors - Moderated Discussion List for Directors of NTLP Parttner Libraries

Three people around a meeting table.NTLP staff uses this list to distribute information to Directors of NTLP Partner Libraries. Appropriate discussion is permitted.

Who can subscribe?  Only the Directors of NTLP Partner Libraries.  (Directors of former NTRLS libraries are included through the end of October 2012.)

Who can post messages? Primarily NTLP staff.  A moderator will also allow appropriate messages from list members. 

How to subscribe? Library directors will be added to the list when their library joins NTLP, or can request a subscription by sending an email to ntlp-directors+subscribe@ntrls.orgContact NTLP for assistance with your list subscription or your NTLP membership.

Where to see the message archive? Subscribers can view an archive at the group page in Google Groups.  A (free) Google account is required to use the web interface.


ntlp-partners - Moderated Discussion List for Directors and Staff of NTLP Partner Libraries

Three people around a meeting table.NTLP staff uses this list to distribute information to Directors and Staff of NTLP Partner Libraries.  Appropriate discussion is permitted.

Who can subscribe?  Only the Directors and Staff of NTLP Partner Libraries.  Library affiliation may need to be verified.

Who can post messages? Primarily NTLP staff.  A moderator will also allow appropriate messages from list members. 

How to subscribe? Library directors will be added to the list when their library joins NTLP, or can request a subscription. Staff members will be added at the director's request, or can request a subscription. Library affiliation may need to be verified.

To request a subscription send an email to   ntlp-partners+subscribe@ntrls.orgContact NTLP for assistance with your list subscription.

Where to see the message archive? Subscribers can view an archive at the group page in Google Groups.  A (free) Google account is required to use the web interface.


eReader-Labs - Open Discussion List for Librarians that Help Patrons with eReader Devices and Ebooks

Questions about eReader devicesThis list permits open discussion about eReader Devices and eBooks in a library setting.

Who can subscribe?  Anyone with an interest in the topic.

Who can post messages? Any subscriber.

How to subscribe? Subscribe by sending an email to ereader-labs+subscribe@ntrls.org, or contact NTLP for assistance with your subscription.


Other email lists

Three people around a meeting table.NTLP supports other email lists associated with particular library-related topics or special NTLP programs.  Here are a few:

Who can subscribe?  Anybody.

Who can post messages? Any subscriber. A moderator will review messages before they are distributed to the list.

How to subscribe? Please see the project page for each topic, or contact the NTLP staff person in charge of the project. 

Where to see the message archive? Please see the project page for each topic, or contact the NTLP staff person in charge of the project.


Subscribing with an alternate email address

If you don't check your work email during vacations, or if our emails don't get past your IT department, feel free to subscribe also with an alternate email address so that you can continue to receive our announcements. Contact NTLP if you need assistance with your subscription.

If you have trouble receiving our messages

Please note that some IT departments routinely block outside emails from unfamiliar addresses. Unless you already know that messages from us get through to you, please ask your IT department to verify that emails from NTRLS.org will be accepted.